My Initial Thoughts And Close Up Photos of The iPhone 6
It’s finally here folks. After months of leaks and rumors, many published by yours truly, the iPhone 6 has landed – and it’s a beauty.
First up, the iPhone 6 feels great in my hands. I don’t have a large hands by any means, so I’m glad I went with the iPhone 6. With new rounded corners and thinner profile design, the device feels smooth and fits well in my hands, far better than the…
Tweeted Photos of iPhone Lines Around The World
Good luck to those braving the weather and crowd to stand in line for their next generation. I’m sitting at home home listening for the UPS guy to ring the door bell.
Here are some photos of the iPhone lines around the world:
Ars Technica - “Mother of All” iOS 8 Review
Ars Technica has published a thorough review of Apple latest iOS operating system – iOS 8. The review highlights that for the first time, Apple has given third-party developers a lot of control over the system while keeping the operating system familiar to users.
[su_quote]With this release, Apple is trying to make additions that developers and power users want without upsetting…
Instapaper 6.0 Supports Extension And Widget In iOS 8; Touch ID Compatible Apps
In a massive update, Instapaper – a popular iOS reading app, will make use of the new extension functionality in iOS 8. This means users can now save to Instapaper from any application on their iPhone or iPad that support the iOS system share sheet. Additionally, the app has a widget in the today’s view pane showing you the article you saved that today.
MacStories’ Federico Viticci has a great…
The Reviews Are Out: iPhone 6 Is The Best Smartphone On The Planet!
The iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus reviews have hit the web and from all accounts, they are the biggest and best iPhones Apple has ever made, thus making them the best smartphone on the planet.
Here are several reviews:
[su_quote] The iPhone 6 is the best smartphone available. It offers improvements in almost every way that matters, and it…
One Sure Sign Apple Has Release A Revolution Product - Competitors Tell The World It’s Useless
ReadWrite first reported that Pay Pal has published full-page advertisements in the New York Times, the New York Times, USA Today, and San Francisco Chronicle suggesting that potential Pay users will be wise to avoid the service if they want their money to be safer than their selfies.
The Ad is pretty ironic given that Pay Pal has already pointed out that Braintree, a subsidiary, can process…
Reuters: Stanford University Hospital And Duke University Using Apple’s HealthKit In Medical Trials
Reuters is reporting that Apple’s HealthKit is being used by Stanford University Hospital and Duke University in two important clinical trials. The hospitals are reportedly preparing to launch trials with diabetics and chronic disease patients using Apple’s HealthKit. According to the report, Stanford University Hospital doctors are working with Apple to track blood sugar levels for children with…
Apple Watch Is A Wrist-worn PC That Looks Like A Smart Watch
Former Apple executive Jean-Louis Gassée claims that the “ Watch isn’t just another iDevice, a “wearables” accessory to the Apple ecosystem. It’s a bold attempt to create a new kind of wrist-worn personal computer that looks like a smartwatch.”
Like many, Jean-Louis Gassée thought that the Watch will be an iPhone accessory with limited power that couldn’t possibly run its own apps. He got it…
Reuters: Next-Gen Apple Watch To Have Richer Health Features And Sensors
According to a new report from Reuters, the next generation Watch, likely to be released sometime in 2016 will have richer health features and additional sensors according to people familiar with the matter.
“Two people familiar with Apple’s plans told Reuters the company is planning to unveil richer health features and additional sensors in later versions, the first iteration not hitting the…
Watch Is Really About Tracking Your Emotions Via Your Heartbeat
One of the primary means of monitoring physiological signs for capturing emotions (fear, happiness, stress, etc.) is to detect the blood volume pulse – the volume of blood flowing through your extremities. By shining infrared light and measuring the reflected proportion, one can detect the blood volume flowing during various segments of your pulse. Guess what kind of a sensor the Watch…
Here’s Why Apple Pay Is The Most Revolutionary Product Unveiled Yesterday
Writing for The Verge, Dieter Bohn proclaimed that the most revolutionary introduce by Apple at yesterday’s event wasn’t the two larger iPhones or Apple Watch – it was their Apple Pay mobile system.
“Most people that have worked on [mobile payments],” Cook told the audience, “have started by focusing on creating a business model that was centered around their self-interest instead of focusing on…
Here’s a collection of videos featuring the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus from today’s event.
First Images And Video of A Working iPhone 6
Video and images of counterfeit iPhone 6 have been making the rounds in China for some time now. However, a Weibo user (via 9to5 mac has posted images and video of what appears to be a genuine iPhone 6 a functional Touch ID. The device appears to be running iOS 8 and the screen is adored with the usual apps from Apple.